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The criminal justice department at the University of Arkansas - Fort Smith will host a Criminal Justice Symposium at 9 a.m. March 19 in the Reynolds Room of the Smith-Pendergraft Campus Center, highlighted by Attorney General Leslie Rutledge serving as the keynote speaker.
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Tue, 03/03/2015
Tommy Dobbs, visiting instructor of music percussion at the University of Arkansas - Fort Smith, will perform a percussion concert titled “Marimba Plus” at 7:30 p.m. March 16 at The Blue Lion at UAFS Downtown, located at 101 N. 2nd St.
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Fri, 02/27/2015
The national debt is complex as any topic students encounter in college, but five University of Arkansas - Fort Smith students are taking the lead to raise awareness of the debt as part of a nationwide initiative.
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Thu, 02/26/2015
The African Student Association at the University of Arkansas - Fort Smith will host the third-annual African Night at 6 p.m. March 13, an event showcasing the culture and cuisine of Africa.
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Thu, 02/26/2015
University of Arkansas - Fort Smith students will perform a night of musical theatre at 7:30 p.m. March 5 as part of the university’s Season of Entertainment 34.
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Wed, 02/25/2015
Local residents considering college can learn more about what financial aid opportunities are available to them at the Countdown to College event held at 2 p.m. March 15 in the Baldor Technology Center on UAFS campus.
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Fri, 02/20/2015
During the March Ark-Homa chapter meeting, an archeologist for the Arkansas Archeological Survey will discuss the research to be conducted at an ancient Native American village.
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Thu, 02/19/2015
The University of Arkansas System bestowed the title of emeritus to Mark Horn of Fort Smith during a University of Arkansas - Fort Smith Board of Visitors meeting held on UAFS campus Feb. 17.
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Thu, 02/19/2015
Tenth and 11th grade students and their parents are invited to attend the Western Arkansas Technical Center’s open house Tuesday, Feb. 24, or Monday, March 2, both at 6 p.m. in the Reynolds Room of the Smith-Pendergraft Campus Center.
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Wed, 02/18/2015
Three University of Arkansas - Fort Smith students showcased their research at the Arkansas state capitol during the 2015 STEM Posters at the Capitol event in Little Rock.
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Tue, 02/17/2015
Theatre @ UAFS will perform a rendition of the Tony Award-nominated play “Reasons to be Pretty” on the University of Arkansas - Fort Smith campus at 7:30 p.m. March 12-13 in the Breedlove Auditorium.
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Tue, 02/17/2015
The Miss UAFS Scholarship Pageant will showcase 20 University of Arkansas - Fort Smith student contestants vying for the title of Miss UAFS at 7 p.m. March 14 at the ArcBest Performing Arts Center, located at 55 S. 7th St.
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Fri, 02/13/2015
While 20 contestants will compete for the title of Miss UAFS at the scholarship pageant March 14, 22 girls and one boy will enjoy the title of royalty when they participate in the Princess/Prince Program during the pageant.
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Fri, 02/13/2015
The Student Activities Office at the University of Arkansas - Fort Smith will host the 11th annual Battle of the Bands at 7 p.m. March 10 in the Reynolds Room of the Smith-Pendergraft Campus Center, featuring local bands competing for cash prizes.
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Thu, 02/12/2015
The Blue Lion at UAFS Downtown is displaying an art exhibit until March 31 featuring a collection of plant-themed works from two University of Arkansas - Fort Smith faculty members, with a reception taking place at 5 p.m. Feb. 19 at The Blue Lion.
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Tue, 02/10/2015
Two student organizations at the University of Arkansas - Fort Smith are hosting a 5K run/walk in February to contribute to a fund for a hospitalized UAFS student.
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Tue, 02/10/2015
The University of Arkansas - Fort Smith’s Family Enterprise Center will host a breakfast meeting on the UAFS campus at 7:30 a.m. Feb. 24 in the Reynolds Room of the Smith-Pendergraft Campus Center, highlighted by a presentation from the chairman of the board at ArcBest Corp.
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Fri, 02/06/2015
The University of Arkansas - Fort Smith Chorale and Women’s Chorus will treat music lovers to an eclectic choral performance when they perform their annual concert Thursday, Feb. 26 at the Grand Avenue Baptist Church in Fort Smith, located at 3900 Grand Ave.
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Thu, 02/05/2015
The Academy of the Arts at the University of Arkansas - Fort Smith will revisit classic gospel tunes when local musicians perform the fifth-annual Old Time Gospel Hour as part of the Academy’s On Stage series.
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Wed, 02/04/2015
A team from Southside High School took first place in the National Science Bowl regional competition held Jan. 31 at the University of Arkansas - Fort Smith.
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Tue, 02/03/2015
The University of Arkansas - Fort Smith is seeking comments from the public concerning the university in preparation for its reaffirmation of accreditation by the Higher Learning Commission (HLC), the university’s regional accrediting agency.
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Mon, 02/02/2015
A University of Arkansas - Fort Smith faculty member has been selected to a national fellowship sponsored by the American Association of Colleges of Nursing.
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Thu, 01/29/2015
University of Arkansas - Fort Smith student Siedra Tidwell’s first visit to Washington, D.C. took the form of a week-long Maymester class offered through UAFS. Her second visit is a semester-long internship that began earlier this month at one of the most prominent auditing organizations in the country.
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Thu, 01/29/2015
The University of Arkansas - Fort Smith theatre program will host an encore performance of “Delta-v” at 7:30 p.m. Feb 20-21 in the Breedlove Auditorium to raise funds for a trip to a regional theatre festival.
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Tue, 01/27/2015
Forty-six University of Arkansas - Fort Smith employees were honored at a bi-annual staff meeting Jan. 23 for their years of service at UAFS, with six staffers honored for working with the university for more than 30 years.
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Mon, 01/26/2015
An Arkansas Archeological Survey employee will present his research on an archeological site in southwest Arkansas at 7 p.m. Feb. 19 on the University of Arkansas - Fort Smith campus.
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Mon, 01/26/2015
A musical adaptation of a classic Gothic novel will travel to Fort Smith in February for a performance as part of the University of Arkansas - Fort Smith’s Season of Entertainment 34.
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Thu, 01/22/2015
Fifty years of photography at the Daily Oklahoman newspaper will be highlighted in an exhibit hanging in the Smith-Pendergraft Campus Center on the University of Arkansas - Fort Smith campus.
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Tue, 01/20/2015
Fort Smith residents, community leaders, and University of Arkansas - Fort Smith faculty, staff and administrators came together on UAFS campus Monday, Jan. 19 to participate in a series of events celebrating the life and work of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.
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Mon, 01/19/2015
Classical guitarist S. Sean Six will treat Fort Smith residents to a night of classical guitar when he performs at 7:30 p.m. Feb. 4 as part of the University of Arkansas - Fort Smith’s Season at The Blue Lion.
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Fri, 01/16/2015
The University of Arkansas - Fort Smith has released the Dean's List for the fall 2014 semester, according to Dr. Georgia Hale, provost and senior vice chancellor.
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Thu, 01/15/2015
Theatre@UAFS will perform a rendition of William Shakespeare’s classic drama “Julius Caesar” Feb. 12-15 in the Breedlove Auditorium on the University of Arkansas - Fort Smith campus as part of the university’s Season of Entertainment 34.
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Wed, 01/14/2015
The Center for Business and Professional Development at the University of Arkansas - Fort Smith will offer 12 non-credit classes in the spring in subjects including commercial driving, time management and problem solving.
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Tue, 01/13/2015
The University of Arkansas - Fort Smith’s first blood drive of the year will feature a “battle of the sexes” to see which gender can donate the most blood.
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Tue, 01/13/2015
The 2015 Miss UAFS Scholarship Pageant and the Princess Program at the University of Arkansas - Fort Smith have set a Feb. 6. application deadline for those interested in participating in the events.
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Mon, 01/12/2015
Dr. Andrew DeBoer, visiting assistant professor of clarinet at the University of Arkansas - Fort Smith, will perform a clarinet recital at The Blue Lion at UAFS Downtown at 7:30 p.m. Feb. 24.
Date Posted:
Mon, 01/12/2015

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